Amityville '74 Creative
DirectorNicholas J Clarey
Nicholas J. Clarey (he/him) is Artistic Director of interACT Theatre Productions. He worked with and founded several theatre companies across the Northeast and served as Theatre Education Program Director at Dryden Schools near Ithaca, New York, before landing in NJ where he assumed the helm of interACT in 2012. Nicholas's and interACT's work has been repeatedly recognized by the NJ Perry Awards and the Essex County Local Arts Program. interACT proudly represents Essex County through deliberately diverse casting, original works, and high quality productions in the Maplewood-South Orange communities.
Tommy Jamerson has been writing plays for over fifteen years. He has received over a hundred professional productions, and his children's shows, The Big Bad Bullysaurus, Princess Pigface, Choose Your Own Oz, and Alice the Brave & Other Tales from Wonderland have been performed all over the world. His one-act comedy, Rags to Bithces, won Best Short Play at the 14th annual Downtown Urban Arts Festival and starred RuPaul's Drag Race alums Alexis Michelle and Brita Filter. His play love/fantasy also won Audience Favorite at the Downtown Urban Arts Festival, as well as Best New Play at the Playwright's Forum Festival. Tommy holds a BS in Theatre with a Concentration in Playwriting from Indiana State University, and an MFA in Playwriting from the University of New Orleans. He lives in West Orange, NJ with his husband Mark and their dog Darby.
Production Stage ManagerAlicia N Fink
Alicia is excited to be working as the Stage Manager with this talented cast and crew. Alicia appeared in productions of Caligula, The Music Man and an original production Hi Tech Tunes and Trouble. She has appeared in interACT productions of Godspell, She Loves Me, The Crucible, most recently interACT Sings Welcome Home. Alicia thanks her family and friends for their support.
ProducerMaryann Galife Post
Assistant Stage Manager/ Props MasterIsaiah Abdul Qawi
Paranormal Dramaturge/Playwright's AssistantJohanna Erickson
Johanna is absolutely thrilled to be joining InterACT in bringing this incredible piece to life. This is Johanna’s third production with InterACT. Her previous credits include the voice of Hillary in Murderous Innocent and Abraham/Friar John in the Covid Zoom production of Romeo & Juliet. Other credits include Maria in Zorro!, Townsperson in Pitmen Painters, and Mrs. Fryer in Radium Girls. Johanna would like to thank her wonderful fiancé Craig for his support and love. She would also like to thank Tommy for trusting her to assist him with the building of this world. It has been an extreme honor.
Production ManagerFelicity D. Selby
Felicity D. Selby (Production Manager) is excited to be managing her fourteenth interACT production. Felicity studied stage management at The Pennsylvania State University. (WE ARE...Penn State!) Over twenty years of stage and production management include favorites: “Dracula,” “The House on Haunted Hill,” “IN THE HEIGHTS,” “August: Osage County,” “Ragtime,” and many others, including the Riant Theatre's Strawberry One-Act Festival in NYC. Felicity first joined the interACT family in 2014 as a stage manager and sound board operator. After a three-year hiatus, Felicity re-joined interACT and now serves not only as the resident stage manager, but as Production Manager for the company. Felicity would like to thank her family and friends for their continued support! WELCOME BACK!
Assistant Props MasterLisa Tasch
I want to thank Nick and Holland for allowing me to have some fun hunting for props.
CostumerOn Cue Costumes
Media DirectorCeleste Post
Sound DesignerAlexander Post
Fight ChoreographerKatie Claire